Brian Zumhagen has been a weekend anchor at WNYC since 2003. His career in journalism started in 1993, with an internship in the press office of the German Green Party’s parliamentary delegation. Brian went on to spend the rest of the ‘90s working as a reporter, producer, and fill-in anchor at NPR member station KQED in San Francisco. He’s returned to Germany several times over the years for reporting projects. Most recently, he won a grant from the Arthur F. Burns Fellowship to produce radio features for the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Before coming to WNYC, Brian was a frequent contributor to PRI’s The World. He reported for the program on 9/11 and served as the show’s United Nations correspondent during the run-up to the Iraq war. Brian lives in Queens with his wife and children.
Festival of Dardennes' Films Comes to New York
Sunday, May 24, 2009
New York, NY —
Two Belgian brothers who’ve changed the world of cinema, Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardennes, have emerged in the last decade to be two of the most influential international filmmakers working today. A festival devoted to their work opens this week. Film critic Nathan Lee talks to Weekend Edition Host Brian Zumhagen about the Dardennes's movies.